Harvest Wars 2017

Harvest Wars

Barony of Bright Hills

 

Date:  October 13-15, 2017

Location: Caroline County 4-H Center

Autocrat: Baroness Tatiana Ivanonva

Co-Autocrat: Lady Scholastica Joycors

Theme: Harvest

 

Martial Activities:

Heavy: Fish Frenzy & Heavy Fighting

Archery: Stump Shoot

Rapier:  Stone Soup & Other Activities

Thrown Weapons: Flying Fish & more

Hobby Horse Dressage

Pumpkin Chuck with Siege Engines (BYOP)

 

Fun for All:

Merchants

Sheep Toss

Storytelling Bag Game

Herbal Usage Class

Scribal Isn’t Scary Class

Norse Poetry Class

Silent Auction – Fundraiser for Bright Hills Baronial Coronets – Bring your $

 

A & S:

Challenge: Preservation of the Harvest – meats, dairy, fruits, vegetables, condiments or spices, beverages, storage items demonstrating period food storage. EZ doc will do for documentation

Fiber/Leather Arts – Warm accessories for cold weather

Baking Contest: Pies – Sweet or Savory

Poetry Competition – Harvest/Supernatural/War

Veggie Carving:  (BYOV/tools) to be carved on site.

Bardic: Stories told around the Pit of Despair

Illumination – Harvest theme or fall colors, documentation desired

Scribal Show and Tell

 

Children’s Activities Ages up through 11

Decorating an All Hallows Bag

Coloring the Castle

Siege engine prep and marshmallow attack

Vegetable Pins

Hobby Horse Dressage (YAFA track)– Bring your own horse

Herb Class (YAFA track)

Trick or Treating at the tables during feast

 

Youth Activities Ages 12-17

Youth Combat

Beginning Calligraphy (YAFA track)

Thrown Weapons (YAFA track)

Sheep Toss

 

Lunch: Fundraiser sponsored by Spiaggia Levantina, for only $5 you will enjoy:  Roasted Vegetable Soup, Ham or Cheese fold-over sandwiches with real ham, desserts and lemonade.

 

Feast:

Appetizer Course– Bread (wheat, barley, rye) plain and herbed butters, cheeses, pickled veggies (onions, beets, mushrooms, etc.) mustard eggs, gourd soup.

First Course– Stuffed pork loin, cabbage with apples and bacon, noodles, broccoli and savory toasted cheese, spiced applesauce.

Second Course– Beef roast, barley and mushrooms, heritage carrots.

Dessert Course– Apple crumble, baked apples with fiery caudle, poached pears, clotted crème.

 

Friday night:

Free camping available but you should reserve a space with the autocrat. A Potluck dinner will be available (as long as you bring food to share). Bardic around the fire.

 

Pre-Registration:

Day Trip for Adult                             $17.00            Feast:  $13.00

Day Trip Adult Member Discount    $12.00            Feast:  $13.00

Youth (5-17)                                      $  6.00             Feast:  $  6.00

Children under 4 no charge

 

At Gate or Day of the Event:

Day Trip for Adult                             $20.00            Feast:  $13.00

Day Trip Adult Member Discount    $15.00            Feast:  $13.00

Youth (5-17)                                      $  6.00             Feast:  $  6.00

Children under 4 no charge

 

Make checks payable to: SCA, Inc., Barony of Bright Hills

 

Send Reservations to Lady Scholastica Joycors (MyLinda Butterworth), 8396 Maryland Road, Pasadena, MD 21122, Phone: 443-817-2129, E-mail: totallystories@gmail.com.

 

Autocrat: Baroness Tatiana Ivanovna (Claudia Bosworth), 248 Inlet Drive, Pasadena, MD 21122, Phone: 410-437-7090, E-mail: crbosworth@aol.com

 

Site: Caroline County 4-H Park, 8314 Detour Road, Denton, MD 21629. Site opens 5 pm Friday, closes 11 a.m. on Sunday.

 

Site Restrictions: No animals except working service animals. No alcohol sales. No ground fires. Must use a fire bowl.

 

website: http://brighthills.atlantia.sca.org/?page_id=1367

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